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Freeport Recreation Center

130 E Merrick Rd, Freeport, NY 11520-4008
+1 516-377-2314
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The Freeport Rec Center is a big indoor ice facility. My kids took skating lessons here years ago... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lollygal
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New York City, New York
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Nasty administration

The pool and gym equipment are adequate. Nice steam and sauna. However the director Victoria... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
Amy R
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“ice skating” (4 reviews)
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130 E Merrick Rd, Freeport, NY 11520-4008
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+1 516-377-2314
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Freeport Rec Center is a big indoor ice facility. My kids took skating lessons here years ago and loved their experiences here.

Thank lollygal
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

The pool and gym equipment are adequate. Nice steam and sauna. However the director Victoria Dinelli is very nasty and treats the patrons with disdain and condescension. She will not listen to any suggestions or criticisms. The recreation center was a much friendlier and comfortable...More

3  Thank Amy R
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

The pool at the recreation center is often used by serious swimmers as well as aquatic exercisers. The staff is always pleasant, friendly and helpful.

Thank Diane K
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

The rec center is a gem among jewels- swimming,gym, fitness class, senior activities, kiddie club- to much to list. I have been using this facility for 20+ years and haven't outgrown it. something there for everyone.

Thank ljwest2016
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Old and outdated. We joined the whole family for a resident membership. My main goal was to use the fitness facility. Upon first glance it seemed to be all one could need to get results. However very small and outdated equipment. Lack of space. And...More

1  Thank Mcoh9570
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

A few years back, I was driving here to take my daughter to ice skating lessons. At the same time, you'll see well-prepared schedules on calendars so you'll find an uncommon interest frequently.

Thank John K
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

The Freeport rec is a come as you are kind of place where you can enjoy a pool surrounded by trees or a clean indoor pool plus steam room and saunas for a bargain price. A great value, plus reasonably priced personal trainers available at...More

Thank helenep20162016
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

If you live in Freeport, you MUST join the Rec Center. If not, you're always welcome to the craft fairs and other activities they offer. Lots of fun!

Thank Susan C
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

The rec center has so much to offer. New machines in the gym, pickle ball, the best pool on the south shore of Long Island. The steam and sauna are great. I don't like the locker system, though. You have to pay every time you...More

Thank radiance91
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Rec Center is my favorite place in Freeport. It has everything you need to keep you children moving, as well as activities for adults. There is one Olympic size swimming pool, an indoor pool, a kiddie pool and a diving tank. There is also...More

1  Thank 200travelmom
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dorothy t
1 August 2016|
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Response from 200travelmom | Reviewed this property |
The Rec Center currently offers aquacise Mondayou, Wednesday, Friday 9am-9:30am, but you should contact them directly as prices vary depending on whether or not you are a resident of the village.
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Juancarlok
20 March 2015|
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Response from 200travelmom | Reviewed this property |
31/2ft to 13ft
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